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Fish and Pond

By: Joe Olenik  –  August 5, 2014
Selling the right filter for the right pond keeps customers coming back.
By: Tom Mazorlig  –  August 5, 2014
The right starter kits convince potential aquarists to take the plunge.

Central Pet Puts Emphasis on Aquatics

The pet product distributor added 10 more aquatic vendors at their recent Northeast Show in Connecticut, and has extended many of their aquatic lines.


Feed Me Fresh

Fresher, higher-quality frozen and live fish foods are becoming popular.


Healthy Water Equals Healthy Pond, Fish

Understanding water issues customers may face will improve their chances of success.


Education is Critical

Educating both employees and the customer is critical to the hobby.


Reef-A-Palooza Holds First East Coast Show

Expanding the popular West Coast-based trade show to Florida signals growth in the aqautics industry fronm both retailers and consumers


The Best Bang for Their Buck

Understanding the key elements when it comes to what customers want will sell more fish food.

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Creating a Pond In Bloom

It’s the perfect time for retail staff to brush up on their pond plant knowledge.


Quiet and Reliable

Aquarium filters have come a long way over the years.

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Complex Choices

Adding aquatic, or reptile, livestock to a store comes with a variety of decisions such as whether to sell captive-bred or wild-caught animals.


Reef-A-Palooza Holds First East Coast Show

Expanding the popular West Coast-based trade show to Florida signals a growth in the aquatics industry from both retailers and consumers.


GloFish Partners With UPG

The company is also celebrating its 10-year anniversary.

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Light It Up

Retailers have an array of lighting products to help customers illuminate their ponds.


Many Choices When Deciding How to Stock Tanks

Customers look for color, variety when buying fish, coral.


KollerCraft to Manufacture API Aquariums

KollerCraft joins with aquatic expert, Mars Fishcare, to provide new line of API branded aquariums.


Creating a Healthy Ecosystem

Knowledge is key when it comes to building a properly balanced pond.

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